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Water Supply And Pumping Training Course

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TABLE OF CONTENT

1.0. Introduction

2.0. Design Consideration

2.1. Demand

2.2. System Pressures

3.0.Pumps

3.1. Pump types

3.2. Pump Applications

3.3. Pump Curves

4. Pump Drives

5.0 Valving 

5.1. Suction Piping Valves

5.2 Discharge Piping Valves 

5.3 Air Release and Vacuum Relief 

6.0. Flow Meters

6.1. Design Criteria

6.2. Meter selection

6.3. Selection Features

6.4. Flow Recorders

7.0. Piping Layouts 

7.1 Suction Piping

7.2 Suction Pipe Sizing 

7.3 Suction Elbows 

8.0. Controls 

9.0. Reliability Factors 

10. Operating Efficiencies

11. Summary of energy-efficiency improvement opportunities in pumping systems 

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